Cellular Phones, Mobile Phones, Transmitting Devices and Wireless Internet

London Health Sciences Centre permits the use of cell phones and other wireless devices (tablets, laptops, etc.) on hospital property except in prohibited areas. Signs indicating where cell phones/wireless devices cannot be used are posted in prohibited areas of the hospital.

For the safety of patients using medical devices, cell phones and other wireless devices require a minimum distance of one (1) metre from any medical devices.

Using a cell phone or other wireless technology to photograph, videotape or sound record another person on hospital premises without their consent is strictly prohibited.

Wireless internet (WiFi)

LHSC is pleased to offer free wireless (WiFi) and patient entertainment to all patients and visitors.

To access the internet:

  1. On your device, connect to the ‘LHSC Guest’ wireless network.
  2. Open a web browser.
  3. Tap “Accept” to agree to Terms and Conditions.
  4. Select if you’re a patient or a visitor to be directed to the appropriate site.